john & Barbara

Grüezi / G'day / Hello : Experienced, Dependable and Friendly Multi-national/lingual

Zürich, Switzerland

Reviews (18)

Neil

John and Barbara were excellent pet sitters. They took great care of Pascal and my home. I cant recommend them more highly. Nice people that we enjoyed

Wellington, New Zealand · 25 Jan - 27 Jan 2019
Linda

I think the best recommendation we could give is that we would have them back tomorrow to look after our two dogs and our house. They left the house in

Sans Souci, NSW, Australia · 13 Dec 2018 - 22 Jan 2019
Gill

It was a pleasure to meet John & Barbara. They are a delightful couple who are highly experienced, competent & caring housesitters. It was clear from our

Stroud, United Kingdom · 17 Sep - 13 Oct 2018
Diana

John and Barbara are a delightful couple who took exceptionally good care of our beloved cat and our home. They kept in regular contact reassuring us that

Pessac-sur-Dordogne, France · 12 Jul - 19 Jul 2018
Judy

Thank you both for coming to our property and looking after our pets so well. Because of airlines going bump both parties had to change flights and so we

Sayalonga, Spain · 15 Oct - 12 Nov 2017

References (8)

Susan

John turned out to be even better than I could possibly have imagined. He is obviously a mature (in the nicest sense of that word) person. Hes honest

House & pet sitting reference · 27 July 2014

About

We are fortunate to be an early retired mature couple with successful careers behind us. Barbara, a born South African (Cape Town) living in Germany for the past 40+ years, interspersed with company assignments in various countries around

Why we want to house sit

After having successfully brought up children, we are now taking on new tasks and using our extensive experience to do house-sitting in virtually any country and culture. Being proud home owners ourselves, we are both reliable and honest

Our experience

Since 2011 we have completed assignments in Sri Lanka, Germany, Mauritius, USA, Thailand, UK, Ireland, France, Italy, Malaysia, Cyprus, Spain, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand, and can produce over 40 excellent written references

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
john 65+
Occupation
retired and retired
Travelling
With a partner